The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Life Sciences
UK / Wales
Rank - 100 99
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 0 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.24% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.73% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Median salary - £27,864 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -44.27%
UK excluding London median salary £47,750 £40,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+19.37% -16.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
399 410 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 36.01% 32.70% 33.89%
Number of salaries quoted 320 338 382
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Life Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Life Science
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Life Science across the Wales region.

Life Science Salary Trend in Wales

Life Science
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Life Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) C++
1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) Python
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 12 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 12 (100.00%) Statistics
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
1 12 (100.00%) Informatics
1 12 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 12 (100.00%) Physics
1 12 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 12 (100.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 12 (100.00%) Health Informatics
1 12 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 12 (100.00%) Analytics

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Research Engineer
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 12 (100.00%) Health Informatics
1 12 (100.00%) Informatics
1 12 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 12 (100.00%) Physics
1 12 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Analytics
1 12 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 12 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) C++
1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
Brecon, Powys
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £27,000 - £37,000 + Overtime
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Salary Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Brecon, Powys
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £40,000+ DOE
Posted: 4 days ago